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Motorola execs say Google had nothing to do with their recent success

Google’s Motorola wasn’t as special as you may think. At MWC, Motorola’s SVP of Supply Chain and Operations, Mark Randall — along with SVP of Software Engineering Steve Horowitz — spoke about their company’s time with Google. Some of the commentary we knew, but some is enlightening, showing that moving forward, Moto is going to be Moto again.

Motorola updates their Assist app and Active Notifications feature

Motorola is updating a few things today, with both the Assist app and their Active Display seeing tweaks. Both are features we use pretty regularly on our Moto devices, with Active Display being one of the most unique twists we’ve seen in a long time. Updating both brings needed tweaks, but nothing much in the way of “new” features.

Motorola says smartwatch, new Moto X coming later this year

Remember Motorola’s smartwatch? It was big, bulky, and didn’t do much — like some we see lately. Though clunky, it had merit, and the resurgent Motorola has left some wondering when or if we’d see an updated version. According to Motorola, we will — this year. Maybe alongside the new Moto X.